It’s often thought that leg locks are the “great equalizer” of the Jiu Jitsu game, and in many ways that’s true. However, using leg locks to level the playing field with bigger and stronger opponents requires not only an aggressive initiative to go for the legs, but a knowledge of how to maximize leverage and force even if your opponent is by far more powerful.
Let’s dive into the details of what is now the most powerful leg lock in the International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation, the toe hold.
At the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo Seminar, Master Renzo Gracie showed one of his specialties: toe Hold from half guard against the knee shield. Notice how important it is the block the lower leg.
Check out the great set up:
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Braulio Estima Is Here To Walk You Through Developing A Lethal, Simple, And Devastating Lower Body Submission Game
Braulio Estima is a multiple time ADCC Champion and multiple time Black Belt World Champion who has wins over some of the best in the world including Marcelo Garcia.
Braulio has spent years refining this technique and has been able to utilize it successfully at the highest levels of competition.